When it’s time to file taxes in 2017, how much will the Earned Income Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit be worth? See the guidelines for work conducted in 2016.
After years of inconsistent client data, CA$H Maine, a statewide collaboration of ten coalitions devoted to helping individuals achieve financial stability, decided it needed to change.
ITIN holders may have to renew their numbers for the upcoming tax season, the Center for American Progress reports on societal benefits of an EITC expansion for childless workers, and the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities advocates for strengthening…
Last week, we held a training on Texting & Tax Credit Outreach Training. We hope you find useful information and tips to incorporate texting into your outreach strategy.
An overhaul of the debt collection market is in sight and the visions of the IRS may lead to increased burdens on VITA sites.
For high school seniors, going off to college is a momentous transition colored with both excitement and anxiety. As remarkable as this next step in life is, the high costs of college tuition can be stressful for college-bound students and…
Oregon prepares a statewide retirement savings plan, the governor of Massachusetts reverses his support for an Airbnb tax that would expand the state’s EITC, and the U.S. ranks ninth in raising kids.
In 2014, 84 percent of American adults earning less than $30,000 owned a cell phone. With cell phone usage on the rise, can you incorporate text messaging into your tax credit outreach efforts?
Democratic Senators introduced legislation to fight poverty through tax credit expansion, proposed legislation aims to make child care affordable, and CFED releases a new fact file about credit’s impact on low- and moderate-income financial opportunity.
Massachusetts Senate proposes bill to increase the EITC by taxing short-term rentals, the Tax Credits for Working Families explores how the EITC could make housing more affordable, and CFED covers policy reforms that should be considered during the 2016 presidential…